See more objects with the color darkgrey dimgrey lightgrey darkslategrey rosybrown or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1980

  • Work on this object began.

1990

  • We acquired this object.

  • Work on this object ended.

2013

2019

  • You found it!

Textile, Bahia, 1980–90

This is a Textile. It was designed by Rosita Missoni and Ottavio Missoni and made by T&J Vestor. It is dated 1980–90 and we acquired it in 1990. Its technique is discharge printed, six colors. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Missoni. It is credited Gift of Missoni.

Its dimensions are

Warp x Weft: 401 x 147.5 cm (13 ft. 1 7/8 in. x 58 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 13 x 19.3 cm (5 1/8 x 7 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Printed on un-printed margin: "c COLLEZIONE MISSONI MADE IN ITALY BY T&J VESTOR PRINTED BY HAND "

Cite this object as

Textile, Bahia, 1980–90; Designed by Ottavio Missoni and Rosita Missoni; Italy; Warp x Weft: 401 x 147.5 cm (13 ft. 1 7/8 in. x 58 1/16 in.) Repeat H: 13 x 19.3 cm (5 1/8 x 7 9/16 in.); Gift of Missoni; 1990-5-3

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18634793/ |title=Textile, Bahia, 1980–90 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>